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Daily: 9am - 5pm; Closed on Christmas Day
Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance.
Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times.
Suitable for guests with high support needs who uses a hoist and always travel with a carer.
Suitable for guests with a hearing impairment, from mild hearing loss to profoundly deaf.
Suitable for guests with a vision impairment. Attained by providing for guests with partial vision impairment or total loss of useable vision.
National Museum of Australia
Lawson Crescent, Acton Peninsula, Acton, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
Non Smoking Establishment
Ranked #20 of 223 things to do in Canberra on TripAdvisor
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Was eager to visit the museum again. The external architecture signals vibrant contemporary presentation. The NMA is the opposite.
A vacuous foyer that drowns a caravan and car display, and...
We enjoyed strolling through the museum. There were many interesting exhibitions about Australians history. I liked also the architecture of the building.
“Lots of space, not much art!”
If you’re into traditional European art you’re likely to be very disappointed as we were. Melbourne and Adelaide galleries are rich and have so much more than this gallery. For a gallery in the...
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